The above itinerary is a guide only, as the exact program depends on weather and ice conditions and the wildlife you encounter. Flexibility is the key to the success of this expedition. ExpeditionTrips is not responsible for itinerary changes.
Photography Departure: 6/13/2015 only
Whether you are a serious photographer or just wanting better results from your travel shots, this special Photography Voyage is your chance for one-on-one learning in one of the most stunning landscapes on earth. Lectures will provide information on the fundamentals of your photography approach, plus instruction on workflow and digital darkroom technique. You will spend a significant portion of workshop time in the field - hands-on photography with Darren Perkell.
Guest Presenter: 6/23/2015 only
Jason Box, Professor of Glaciology at The Geologic Survey of Denmark and Greenland, is considered one of the world’s foremost experts on climate change. Professor Box will provide special lectures and film presentations providing unique, lively and interesting conversations aboard the MS Fram and take part in daily activities, dining, and every aspect of the expedition.
Although travel insurance is not mandatory to participate in this voyage, ExpeditionTrips strongly recommends Emergency Medical/Evacuation coverage which includes coverage for cancellation, trip disruption, baggage and personal property. ExpeditionTrips can assist you with this.
Return economy flights between Reykjavik and Kangerlussuaq, one hotel night post-voyage in Reykjavik, onboard cabin accommodations; lectures, shore landings and guides; coffee and tea; Suite - M and Grand Suite - MG include select complimentary beverages for lunch and dinner: chill filtered water (still or sparkling) by the carafe, sodas, soft drinks, beer and a selection of wines by the glass - no spirits; wind/water-resistant jacket. Subject to change without notice.
Airfare; travel insurance; luggage handling; passport and visa expenses; optional excursions and gratuities; alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks except as mentioned; items of a personal nature such as laundry; fuel surcharge may apply.